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Afghan Hazaras' new life in Indonesia
Asylum-seeker community in West Java is large enough to easily man an eight-team Afghan football league.
Last updated: 21 Mar 2014 10:43 GMT
Thousands flee erupting volcano in Indonesia
Volcanic ash destroys 26,000 hectares of farmland as Sumatra remains on high alert from active Mount Sinabung.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2013 13:24 GMT
Thousands flee fury of Indonesia volcano
Sumatra island put on highest alert status as Mount Sinabung spits plumes of ash, gravel and gas 5,000m into the air.
Last updated: 24 Nov 2013 16:06 GMT
'The Act of Killing' and the consequences of forgetting
A new documentary shows that years later, the 'worst mass murders of the 20th century' still rattle Indonesian society.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2013 13:13 GMT
Indonesian police hunt for escaped prisoners
More than 100 inmates still at large after prison riot in North Sumatra province.
Last updated: 13 Jul 2013 09:13 GMT
Deadly riots erupt at Indonesian prison
Five dead in overcrowded jail as inmates riot, set fires and hold officers hostage over lack of access to water.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2013 09:32 GMT
Rival Myanmar groups clash in Indonesia jail
Fight between Muslim and Buddhist detainees, sparked by communal violence in Myanmar, leaves eight dead and 21 injured.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2013 16:43 GMT
Indonesia police kill 'terror suspects'
Five people shot dead on resort island of Bali "for planning acts of terrorism and robberies".
Last updated: 19 Mar 2012 19:08 GMT
Syria warns against recognising opposition
Foreign minister vows to take "tough measures" against any state that recognises newly-formed National Council.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2011 12:55 GMT
Strong quake rocks Indonesia's Sumatra
At least three people killed by falling debris as hundreds on the island of Sumatra are evacuated to safety.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2011 02:57 GMT
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